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Fishing Massachusetts

EZFishing brings you Massachusetts's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Find any of the 5575 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Massachusetts Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Massachusetts?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


Massachusetts Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to Massachusetts Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Massachusetts's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Massachusetts Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Massachusetts.

  • State panel seeks historic designation for city’s fish pier
  • The Massachusetts Historical Commission has nominated the Boston Fish Pier for inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places. Secretary of State William Galvin says the designation will raise awareness of the historical importance of the facility.
  • 7NEWS
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  • 3/26/2017 10:28:00 PM
  • Cod fishing catches plummet in waters off New England
  • The Sacred Cod is the nickname of a wood carving of the fish that hangs in the Massachusetts State House. That state remains the center of the nation's Atlantic cod fishery, but the business is in jeopardy there, too. Catch fell from nearly 100 million ...
  • The China Post
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  • 3/26/2017 3:59:00 AM
  • Cod fishing catches plummet in waters off New England
  • The Sacred Cod is the nickname of a wood carving of the fish that hangs in the Massachusetts State House. That state remains the center of the nation's Atlantic cod fishery, but the business is in jeopardy there, too. Catch fell from nearly 100 million ...
  • The Sun Chronicle
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  • 3/24/2017 5:58:00 PM
  • Selective Spring Tautog Fishing
  • Catch On The Water’s 2017 March Fishing Kayak Buyer’s guide! Discover fishing for suckers, learn how to load plugs for long distance casting, and discover Southeastern Massachusetts’ secret trout waters! Don’t miss it! Catch On The Water’s 2017 ...
  • onthewater.com
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  • 3/22/2017 8:45:00 PM
  • Tag: Georgia
  • Read the full story... Coastal wetlands at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge in Massachusetts. Photo by Kelly Fike, USFWS. October 6, 2016Responding to requests to add them to the federal threatened and endangered species list, the U.S. Fish and ...
  • www.fws.gov
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  • 3/22/2017 12:55:00 PM
  • Autonomous Knifefish minesweeper goes to sea
  • General Dynamics Mission Systems acquired Bluefin Robotics in 2016. Knifefish’s capabilities were tested in a simulated minefield in Massachusetts’s waters. Using low-frequency broadband synthetic aperture side-scanning sonar, the unmanned undersea ...
  • The Engineer
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  • 3/22/2017 11:15:00 AM
  • Tag from famous fishing boat washes up in Fanore
  • Both boats had been fishing off Massachusetts when they encountered a raging storm which eventually sank the Andrea Gail. The Hannah Boden was originally built as a combination lobster and longliner swordfishing boat and remains in active service to this d
  • clareherald.com
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  • 3/22/2017 5:51:00 AM
  • Unmanned Knifefish mine-hunter put to the test
  • The unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV) recently completed evaluation tests with the US Navy in a dummy minefield off the coast of Boston, Massachusetts, demonstrating its ability to detect and classify mines submerged at various depths. The Knifefish is a ...
  • newatlas.com
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  • 3/22/2017 5:37:00 AM
  • Montana Fly Fishing and Why It is Simply Perfect
  • And fly fishing in Montana should be a serious contender. Tom Keer is an award-winning writer who lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. He is a columnist for the Upland Almanac, a Contributing Writer for Covey Rise magazine, a Contributing Editor for both Fly
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 3/22/2017 12:41:00 AM
  • More Great Whites at Cape Cod
  • The latest data from a multiyear study of the ocean predators found that the number of sharks in waters off the vacation haven appears to be on the rise, said Greg Skomal, a senior scientist with the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, and the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/16/2017 6:18:00 AM
  • Fishing show big success
  • Visit the Kayak Center at www.kayakcentre.com. Grainer Pottery of East Sandwich, Massachusetts, creates handmade ceramic fish. “We make over 100 different species of realistic ceramic fish, made to hang on the inside of a home as wall décor. Owners ...
  • Cranston Online
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  • 3/15/2017 8:28:00 PM
  • Catch an OTW TV Short Film at the Long Island Fly Fishing Expo!
  • Catch On The Water’s 2017 March Fishing Kayak Buyer’s guide! Discover fishing for suckers, learn how to load plugs for long distance casting, and discover Southeastern Massachusetts’ secret trout waters! Don’t miss it! Catch On The Water’s 2017 ...
  • onthewater.com
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  • 3/15/2017 4:36:00 PM
  • Freedom Boat Club Opens Cataumet, MA, Location
  • Before that he served as the editor of Northeast Boating from 2005 to 2009, and as managing editor of Salt Water Sportsman magazine from 1995 to 2004. He lives, boats and fishes in southeastern Massachusetts with his wife and three kids.
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 3/14/2017 8:01:00 AM
  • Nat. Sea Grant Program to be Eliminated
  • Before that he served as the editor of Northeast Boating from 2005 to 2009, and as managing editor of Salt Water Sportsman magazine from 1995 to 2004. He lives, boats and fishes in southeastern Massachusetts with his wife and three kids.
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 3/14/2017 8:01:00 AM
  • Tip Up Hook Keeper Takes the Tangles Out of Ice Gear … The TUHK
  • Marc Folco, an outdoor writer from Massachusetts, has created – and now manufactures – a unique piece of ice fishing equipment that eliminates those time-consuming tangles and the resulting frozen fingers. It’s the Original TUHK – Tip Up Hook ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/13/2017 10:25:00 PM
  • More great white sharks appear to be visiting off Cape Cod
  • The latest data from a multiyear study of the ocean predators found that the number of sharks in waters off the vacation haven appears to be on the rise, said Greg Skomal, a senior scientist with the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, and the ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 3/13/2017 5:44:00 PM
  • Fishing magnate known as 'The Codfather' to plead guilty
  • NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts fishing magnate known as "The Codfather" is scheduled to plead guilty to federal charges of evading fishing quotas and smuggling money to Portugal. The U.S. attorney's office says Carlos Rafael has a change of ..
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 3/13/2017 5:14:00 AM

Massachusetts Guides/Outfitters

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Massachusetts Fishing Clubs

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